• 600 South College Street
  • Charlotte, NC 28202
  • tel. 704.372.9870
  • fax.704.350.9320

William K. Diehl


Bill Diehl is the senior trial attorney at James, McElroy & Diehl, with more than forty years of court experience in civil, family and criminal law. He is a frequent lecturer and teacher in the field of trial practice and family law.

Academic Background

  • J.D., University of Virginia School of Law, 1969
  • B.A., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1966

Bar & Court Admissions

  • North Carolina State Bar
  • Virginia State Bar


  • American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, North Carolina Chapter
  • American Bar Association
  • American Board of Trial Advocates
  • North Carolina Bar Association - Family Law Section, Continuing Legal Education Committee
  • Mecklenburg County Bar Association, Family Law Section

Professional Recognition

  • Named to the “North Carolina Super Lawyers the Top 100" 2012 & 2013 editions – Family Law
  • Named to the “North Carolina Super Lawyers” 2009-2014 editions – Family Law
  • Named Business North Carolina “Legal Elite” 2009-2014 editions – Family Law
  • Named to the 2009-2014 editions of “The Best Lawyers in America” by Best Lawyers® – Commercial Litigation and Family Law